Common Collection Errors | AutoCyte Prep | Biopsy Tissue | Blood Cultures | Coagulation | CSF | Cytogenetics | Cytopathology | Fecal | Pap Smears | Throat Culture | Urine Collection | Viral | Wound Sample
Pass stool directly into a sterile, wide
mouth, leak-proof container with a tight fitting lid.
Pass stool into a clean, dry container and
transfer to collection/transport container.
Record start date and time and completion
date and time for timed collections.
For specimens for ova and parasite
examination transfer fecal specimen to Parapak preservation containers.